Friday 9 May 1924
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
The Chechahcos, directed by Lewis H. Moomaw, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 9 May 1924 ?
- Russia and some other parts of the former Soviet Union ? Victory Day as the end of the "Great Patriotic War".
- Our Lady of Flanders
- Saint Tudi
- Saint Pachomius (died 346)
- Saint Gerontius (died 501)
- Roman Empire ? Feast of the Lemures (See Larvae).
- Jersey, Guernsey ? Liberation Day (commemorating the end of the German Occupation of the Channel Islands during World War II).
- Saint Carolina
- European Union ? Europe day, commemorating the "Schuman declaration".
- Bulat S Okudzjava: Russian author (Student!).
- Bulat Okudzhava: Russian singer poet and author (d. 1997).
- Christian Langlois: French architect, who chaired the Académie des Beaux-Arts (Architecture Section) in 1998.
- Jean Girault: French film director and screenwriter.
- Gerard Wernars: Dutch graphic designer (Library stamps 1991).
- Connie Russell in New York City: New York, USA; singer (Club Embassy, Garroway at Large).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1924 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Al Jolson - California, Here I Come!
- You're in Kentucky Sure as You're Born - Jan Garber & His Orchestra
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?